The Museum will be closed for renovations

January 24th - February 6th.


Cape Ann Blossoms

May 4, 2019 — May 5, 2019

View photos of the exhibition here:

Cape Ann Blossoms


Explore the galleries to view spectacular arrangements by twenty-two North Shore floral artists, paired with works of art throughout the Museum.

Over the weekend of May 4th & 5th, visitors to the Cape Ann Museum will delight in creative floral arrangements designed by twenty-two professional florists, garden club members and floral designers, each tasked with interpreting a specific piece of art from the Museum’s permanent collection. The arrangements will be on display in galleries throughout the Museum, paired with the art work that inspired them.

On view: Saturday, May 4 – Sunday, May 5, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Free for Museum members | $12 Adults; $10 Cape Ann residents, seniors & students (includes Museum admission)

Docent Tours offered at no additional charge throughout the weekend.


Preview Party: Friday, May 3, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Tickets are $75 and are available online at Eventbrite or by calling (978) 283-0455 x35.

For more information please email Development Coordinator Lauren Sottile:



Audrey’s Flower Shop, Backyard Growers, Cape Ann Garden Club (Bonnie Angus & Stevie Neal), Cape Ann Garden Club (Deborah Bird), Beth Cooper, Celia’s Flower Studio, Chive Events, Danvers Garden Club, Generous Gardeners, Gordon Florist & Greenhouse, Ipswich Garden Club, Kalmia Design, Karen Gorton, Leonhard’s, Manchester Garden Club, Prezona Design, Roving Radish Flower Farm, Rockport Garden Club, Sage Floral Studio, The Singing Flower
Beauport Hospitality Group, Arthur Ryan, Linzee & Beth Coolidge, Cottage Gardening, Tom & Pat Cronin, Cape Ann Garden Club
Gail Anderson, Judy Carter, Dawn Dexter, Susan Goodchild, Stevie Neal, Ann Pulver, Ingrid Swanson
Above: Mary Maletskos (1918–1993), Peony, 1964. Linoleum block print. Folly Cove Designers Collection, Cape Ann Museum, Gloucester, Massachusetts.

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